SOC Analyst

SOC Analyst

Job Title: SOC Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JDSAF_1602235535
Contact Name: Jonathan Dale
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 09, 2020 10:25

Job Description

SOC Analyst

Salary: £40k + On-Call Allowance + Bonus + Benefits

Location: Reading

I'm currently working with one of the fastest growing Cyber Security Managed Detection & Response (MDR) firms in the UK who are continuing their expansion and looking to bring in a SOC Analyst. The successful candidate will be working directly alongside the Lead Analyst and Head of SOC, analysing sophisticated threat actors and incidents as they occur. This is an incredible opportunity to join a growing firm which is recognised as an industry leader for developing its Analysts and providing exposure to some of the most sophisticated threats out there.

Role specific experiences:

  • Experience working in a SOC environment (1-2 years), monitoring various security toolsets - SIEM, IDS/IPS, Network Access Controls, WAF, among others.
  • Knowledge of security investigation techniques - PCAP Analysis using open source tooling (Wireshark) a significant advantage.
  • Strong understanding of basic networking protocols.
  • Eligibility and willingness to undergo SC Clearance.

In return my client offers an opportunity to:

  • Skyrocket your career by working in a progression-driven environment
  • Good compensation package
  • Expand your skillset
  • Learn by working on an array of amazing projects
  • Use the latest tech
  • Thrive as a part of a well-known stable company

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